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Photovoltaics HUB

Photovoltaics HUB

Education

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Computational Nanoscience for Energy
Jeffrey C. Grossman – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alexander S. McLeod – University of California, Berkeley
* A course on computational methods for energy conversion and storage at the nanoscale.

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Homework: Illinois ECE 440: Photodiodes
Mohamed Mohamed – University of Illinois
* This homework covers Current and Voltage in an Illuminated Junction, Solar Cells, and PN Junction Simulation.

nanoHUB PhotoVoltaics Reference Zone
Alexander S. McLeod, Jeffrey B. Neaton – University of Califorina, Berkeley
Jeffrey C. Grossman – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
* A collection of resources/links on solar cell research.

Renewable Energy Sources
Dragica Vasileska – Arizona State University
* This presentation in pictures describes possibilities and utilization of alternative (green) sources of energy.

Solar Cells: Numerical Solution
Dragica Vasileska – Arizona State University
* MS Thesis of Balaji Padmanabhan, a student of Prof. Vasileska. It describes numerical solution details for the 3D drift-diffusion equations as applied to modeling 1D-3D solar cells.

Solar Cells Operation and Modeling
Dragica Vasileska – Arizona State University
Gerhard Klimeck – Purdue University
* A set of slides on semiconductor physics and simulation of solar cells

SOLAR CELLS - From Basics to Advanced Systems
Chengming Hu – U.C. Berkeley
Richard White – U.C. Berkeley
* A textbook organized in a modular format discussing various topics in solar cells